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Alpine plants

a practical method for growing the rarer and more difficult alpine flowers

by W. A. Clark

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Published by L.U. Gill, C. Scribner in London, New York .
Written in English

  • Alpine garden plants,
  • Rock plants

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesCultivation of alpine plants.
    Statementby W.A. Clark ; with illustrations from photographs by Clarence Elliott.
    ContributionsElliott, Clarence.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 108 p., [9] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages108
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23271609M

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